Staphylaea Jousseaume 1884

Gastropoda - Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae

Alternative spellings: Cypraea (Staphylaea), Erosaria (Staphylaea)

Parent taxon: Erosariinae according to J. L. Soriano 2006

See also Ladd 1977, MacNeil 1960, Meyer 2003, Schilder 1927 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Erosaria, Erosariini, Monetaria, Naria, Nucleolaria, Propustularia

Subtaxa: Cypraea (Staphylaea) nucleus Staphylaea (Nuclearia) Staphylaea (Staphylaea) Staphylaea granulata Staphylaea limacina

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Djibouti (1 collection), Japan (2), Mozambique (1), Papua New Guinea (2), Saudi Arabia (2), the Seychelles (2), Tuvalu (1), United States (11: Hawaii)

• Pliocene of Fiji (2), Indonesia (2), Japan (1)

• Miocene of Indonesia (1)

Total: 28 collections including 30 occurrences

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